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Mapua student wins international design award for invention made from crop waste

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  • 2020-22-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • by CNN Philippines Staff Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, November 20) — An engineering student from Mapua University proved that crop wastes...

Coronavirus: No gatherings allowed for UAE National Day, Christmas, New Year, say authorities

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  • 2020-19-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • by Khaleej Times Staff With big holidays coming up - from the UAE National Day to Christmas and New Year...

Defying expectations: OFW remittances grow 9.1% in September 2020

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  • 2020-16-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • By Rappler Staff MANILA, PHILIPPINES While remittances bounce back in September, analysts say Filipino workers who were repatriated and sent...

UAE ranked among top three Islamic economies in world

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  • 2020-16-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • by Khaleej Times The UAE has been ranked among the op three Islamic Economy countries in the world, according to...

Hotel group plans to hire up to 1,000 people in UAE

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  • 2020-15-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • by Khaleej Times Staff Will enter UAE market next year and open five hotels.  India’s Morpho Hotels and Resorts will...

Quality of Your Output – Kailangan Nga Ba?

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  • 2020-14-11
  • Souqpinoy
  •   By: Souqpinoy Staff Credits: (freepik.com) Mga kabayan, alam mo ba that today, November 14, was dedicated to Quality Day,...

UAE says no plan to hike VAT

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  • 2020-11-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • by Khaleej Staff Reporter The tax revenues generated in 2019 amounted to about Dh31 billion, compared to almost Dh29 billion...

Batanes regains COVID-free status

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  • 2020-08-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • By CNN Philippines Staff Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, November 7) — The island province of Batanes has declared itself free of...

UAE issues landmark reforms to civil, criminal law

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  • 2020-08-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • By Khaleej Times Staff The UAE has announced landmark reforms that cover inheritance, women's safety, suicide, Good Samaritans and alcohol...

5 Easy To Make Christmas Decors

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  • 2020-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Kadalasan may mga Christmas lights din tayo sa balconies ng mga flats, kumukuti-kutitap with festive decors. Here are some simple...

Top 8 Tips for Good Mental Health this Pandemic

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  • 2020-12-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • (Credits: https://home.cern/news/news/cern/covid-19-eight-tips-staying-good-mental-and-physical-health-during-challenging-time) Most of us have had our work patterns turned upside down by the measures that have been implemented...

PBA ‘bubble’ to hold testing every two weeks, daily double-header games

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  • 2020-06-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • By CNN Philippines  Staff Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 29) — The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Clark "bubble" has opened its...

10 top tips to make your lockdown savings habit last a lifetime.

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  • 2020-04-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • By: Fiona Marker for The Daily Mail Make your lockdown savings habit last a lifetime: From drawing up budgets to...

UAE jobs: Our guide to 14 sectors and the salaries on offer.

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  • 2020-03-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Article by The National The jobs market has taken a hard hit in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. But...

Ber Month na! #LamNaThis

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  • 2020-03-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • For sure sa Pilipinas, may Christmas countdown na. Nakakamiss, hindi ba? Sobra. Nagtanong-tanong kami sa ating community kung ano ang...

PH starts exporting okra to Japan

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  • 2020-02-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • By CNN Philippines Staff Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 30) — The Department of Agriculture (DA) said the country started shipping okra,...

Bottle of rubbing alcohol left in car explodes in the heat

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  • 2020-02-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, GMA News 30-September-2020 A parked car sustained considerable damage to its interior and a window after a bottle...

6 Easy Steps to Make Your Dream Home A Reality

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  • 2020-02-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • To quote a celebrated American Author, Janet Daily, “Someday is not a day of the week.” You must set your...

Sale Shopping Tips You Need to Know

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  • 2020-02-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • It is never wrong to shop and get ourselves things that we either need or have always wanted for a...

How to Stay Motivated When You’re Not Getting a Raise

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  • 2020-02-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Credits: As posted from ‘The Muse’ Dahil patapos na ang taon, karaniwang pinaghahandaan ng mga empleyado ang Year-End Performance Review...

Buy and Sell 101

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  • 2020-13-09
  • Souqpinoy
  •   By: Souqpinoy Staff Credits: (with excerpts from wikiHow) Nag-iisip ka ba ng dagdag na pagkakakitaan? Binabalak mo ba’ng mag-Buy...

#UsapangAdobo Series

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  • 2020-01-08
  • Souqpinoy
  • Tapos sawsawan mo pa ay konting patis na may sili. Yummy! Unli rice na. Eto ang napaka daling recipe galing...

Lupa, bahay o condo?

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  • 2019-03-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • Sino ba naman ang ayaw magkaroon ng sariling bahay at lupa, hindi ba? And the question OFW buyers usually face...

New Month: New Goals to Achieve

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  • 2019-02-11
  • Souqpinoy
  • New Month: New Goals to Achieve Usually, kapag umpisa ng bagong buwan, magandang mag set ng tiny achievable goals para...

Usapang weight loss: Game?

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  • 2019-30-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Gagawin ko ang lahat para hindi tumaba.”Lo and behold, six months later, hindi ka na magkasya sa pantalon mo. Sounds...

Five useful post- interview tips

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  • 2019-30-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Pero wait lang, bago kapa magtodo celebrate, remember to do these three things para lalo lumaki ang chances mo of...

Tips for Good Health

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  • 2019-30-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • We have to stay active and healthy to live longer. We also need to maintain a strong body so that...

Where to enjoy free movies in Dubai this weekend

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  • 2019-29-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, Khaleej Times | Events and Happenings 29-October-2019 JLT Park will be holding a Cinema Under the Stars event,...

Sino ang mas madaling makahanap ng trabaho sa Dubai, babae ba o lalake?

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  • 2019-29-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Marahil para makipagsapalaran at makakuha ng magandang trabaho para guminhawa ang buhay, magbigay ng magandang kinabukasan para sa pamilya sa...

Labor Law Facts: What to Remember Before Moving to a New Job

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  • 2019-29-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Moving jobs is one big decision you have to think about very carefully. Always weigh your options, and above all:...

4 Easy Steps to Apply for an OFW Business Loan

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  • 2019-29-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • OWWA (Overseas Workers Welfare Administration) offers a business loan to help OFWs start their own business and become entrepreneurs. Helping...

What you need to know about overtime work in the UAE

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  • 2019-29-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Pero kabayan, keep in mind that maintaining a healthy work-life balance is also a must. Time management is key. I-schedule...

How to Make Your CV Stand Out

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  • 2019-29-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Imagine, 30 seconds! Average pa nga lang daw ‘yan. ‘Yung iba 6 seconds lang ang tinatagal sa CV mo bago...

The truth about frozen vegetables is finally out

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, Gulfnews | Opinion 28-October-2019 [caption id="attachment_3639" align="aligncenter" width="509"] Most frozen foods are intended to be cooked, and the...

How to write a Cover Letter

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • You click on the job link, you upload your CV but then there’s still one more thing you have to...

How to Overcome Homesickness Especially if You’re a New OFW

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • It takes a strong heart and a strong determination to earn your living far away from home and leave all...

‘So, tell me about yourself.’

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • “What would you like me to know about you?” “Say something about yourself.” “Introduce yourself.” “Describe yourself.” But they all...

The Top 3 Exciting Exit Destinations of Filipinos

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Now that traveling has become more affordable than ever, we are given the opportunity to explore and have a remarkable...

5 Superfoods to Add to Your Meals Now

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • There is a misconception that superfoods are expensive. This is not true at all. You can buy black Quinoa (340...

Stressed ka na ba? Here are SIX TIPS that can help

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Kung stress man yan ‘te, maniwala ka, maraming paraan para mailaban yan. Lalo na kung mahal mo ang trabaho mo,...

Take Your Own Professional CV Photo

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Friend, those photos for CVs are so yesterday—not to mention, boring. Walang dating. To be honest, these kinds of photos...

5 Great Business ideas for OFWs

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • As OFWs while still working overseas, we can start a business and get our loved ones involved, as long as...

What to consider before saying “YES” to a job offer

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • What will be your next move? Tanggapin agad ang trabaho? Wait lang. ‘Wag magpadalos-dalos. Sabi nila, even in a tight...

How to Prepare for an Interview

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  • 2019-28-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • And now what’s next? You certainly have to prepare for it. Himayin natin ang mga paghahanda na kailangan mong gawin,...

Likely UAE holiday date for Prophet’s birthday announced

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, Khaleej Times | Events and More 27-October-2019 The UAE is expected to mark the birthday anniversary of Prophet...

#TrueStory: A Day in a Life of a Pinoy Job-seeker

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • What is it really like to look for a job in big, world-class cities thousands of miles away from home?...

Why Filipinos make best employees

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Many would probably react to this, but arguably Filipinos are one of the world’s best if not THE best employees...

Bakit wala pang tumatawag?!

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Looking for a job is exponentially harder when you’re overseas. Every hour of every day passes like a ticking bomb,...

Uso pa ba ang walk-in job hunting?

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • As cliché as it may sound, we are now in the age of high technology and cyberspace. But that’s the...

Healthy and Budget-Friendly Meal Preps

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Kailangan mo lang maging creative at resourceful para ready at nakaplano na ang magiging baon mo from Sunday to Thursday....

Let’s talk about loans: Learn about your limits

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • If you don’t watch and track where your money goes and the things you sign up for—it’s so easy to...

5 Money-saving Tips for OFWs

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • This is not always true. Often, families with members working abroad tend to spend more and save very little—or none...

Make money by selling your pre-loved stuff online

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Kung gusto mong mag-earn ng extra cash, try selling your pre-loved stuff. If you have shoes, jewelry, furniture, gadgets that...

SouqPinoy, at your service: Ano nga ba ang magagawa ng SouqPinoy para sa inyo?

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Simple lang naman ang gusto namin para sa Filipino community dito sa Gitnang Silangan—and that is for everyone to have...

3 Super-easy Homemade Face Masks for Glowing Skin

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  • 2019-27-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Habang weekend, pamper yourself and give your skin some TLC. Most ingredients can be found in your kitchen. Try these...

3 Money Tips for OFWs When Going Home For Vacation

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Super saya na makasama mo uli ang mga mahal mo sa buhay when you go home, especially if it has...

Coping with Breast Cancer: Picking Up the Lessons

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  •   By: Souqpinoy Staff   How does one even begin to write about cancer? Oh, you know cancer, that type...

The Seven Kinds of Flatmates You Meet in your OFW Life

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Cost-wise, accommodation is one thing OFWs are concerned about. Kaya hindi malayo na karamihan sa atin, we share our living...

Tips on Selling Your Pre-Loved Items

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • May mga bagay din naman na kahit hindi brand new, okay lang. It all boils down to practicality. Fashion products...

Why You Need Pinoy Friends In Your Life

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Filipinos are said to be some of the coolest people around. From their amazing Southeastern cuisine to their characteristic hospitality,...

Ace that Job Interview: Know What to Wear

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Kaya dapat ready ka. A job interview is your opportunity to make a great first impression on your potential employer....

SouqPinoy Classifieds Now Up: Post your ads here for FREE

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Our Classifieds section has recently gone live: At ang ibig sabihin nyan, pwede ka nang mag-post ng ads for FREE....

How to get hired: Steps to the perfect job interview

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Job interview preparation: What to do before, during, and after an interview “Practice, practice, until you perfect it.” Hindi lang...

How to Stay Positive While Waiting to be Hired

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Credits By: SouqPinoy Mag Year 2020 na, wala pa ring tumatawag sa dami ng mga nag-interview sa yo. Ooops! You...

Five Things to do while you’re still waiting for a company to call

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • The waiting game feels so terrible sometimes that you start questioning yourself and your abilities. It makes you doubt and...

Job Hunt Horror Story: We Will Just Call You

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Credits: Souqpinoy Staff “Thank you for your time. We will just call you,” malumanay na salita sayo ng kaharap mo...

The Secret to Landing a Job outside the Philippines

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  • 2019-26-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • The struggle of finding a job in a foreign land is not so foreign to us, is it? Isang malaking...

Broken relationships among OFW spouses now becoming a trend

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  • 2019-24-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, The Filipino Times | Marriage and Family 24-October-2019 DUBAI: Did you know that broken relationships among OFW families...

Are you suffering from workplace burnout?

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  • 2019-21-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, Gulf News | Health It’s a story of clichés. Of rat races and hamster wheels, and running too...

24 apps in Dubai that will save you time and money

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  • 2019-20-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, Gulfnews | Community 20-October-2019 Dubai: They say it takes a village to raise a child. But in my...

How to calculate UAE gratuity pay

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  • 2019-20-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, Gulfnews | News and Public Advisories 20-October-2019 Calculating your end-of-service (gratuity) pay is important. Knowing how the total...

4 things to do if it’s your first winter in Dubai

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  • 2019-20-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, Khaleej Times | Events and more 20-October-2019 If this is your first time visiting Dubai in the wintertime,...

Cockroach milk as the next super food?

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  • 2019-16-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Staff Report, The Filipino Times | Tabloid 16-October-2016 If you think someone is just pulling your leg, saying cockroach milk...

Ask the law: How to claim your pending salary

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  • 2019-14-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Gulf News Question 1: We are two managers in an LLC company. We get paid a salary in addition to...

10 UAE office rules every employee should remember

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  • 2019-13-10
  • Souqpinoy
  • Khaleej Times, 12-October-2019 Know these disciplinary rules at workplace. While you work in the UAE, being well-informed about labour laws...